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Commercial Structure Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Battalion Chief Mike Bertrand (760) 839-5405 On October 26, 2017 at 0216 hours the Escondido Police and Fire Communications received a report of a commercial structure fire in the 900 block of West Washington . . . read more
 

Single Family Home Garage Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 839-5405 On September 29, 2017 at approximately 11:11 PM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of smoke coming from single family home at . . . read more
 

Detached Garage Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 839-5405 On August 17, at approximately 6:53 PM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received several reports of smoke coming from a building behind McLeod . . . read more
 

Apartment Garage Fire

Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 839-5405 On August 9, 2017 at approximately 03:07 AM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of smoke in the area of 1025 N Escondido Blvd. A fire engine responded for . . . read more
 

Freeway Vegetation Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Battalion Chief Andre Paredes 760 839-5405 At 1814 hours today Escondido Fire Department units were dispatched to a reported vegetation fire on the North Bound I-15 and Highway 78 interchange. The first arriving . . . read more
 

Residential structure fire in Escondido

For Immediate release: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 839-5405 On July 15, 2017 at approximately 03:42 AM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of smoke coming from a home located in the . . . read more
 

Two Alarm Vegetation Fire in Escondido

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Acting Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis 760-839-5405 At 12:13 hours today Escondido Fire Department units were dispatched to a reported vegetation fire in the area of Avocado Ave south of Sweetwater Glen. The . . . read more
 

Two alarm structure fire in Escondido

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Battalion Chief Art Holcomb (760) 802-0438 On June 16th 2017 at approximately 4:46 AM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a fire at the Hacienda Motel, a two story . . . read more
 

2 Alarm Structure Fire in Escondido

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Battalion Chief Art Holcomb (760) 802-0438 On June 4th 2017 at approximately 1:14 PM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of smoke coming from a home located at 2599 Hass . . . read more
 

Two Alarm Vegetation Fire in Escondido

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Battalion Chief Mike Bertrand 760-839-5405 At 1402 hours today Escondido Fire Department units were dispatched to a reported vegetation fire in the 2100 block of Lemon Avenue. The first arriving unit reported 1 . . . read more